Kumbh Mela

Held every 4th years, the Kumbh Mela is one of the biggest events for the Indian Hindu community. Kumbh Mela derives its name from the immortal - Pot of Nectar - described in ancient Vedic scriptures known as the Puranas. Kumbha in Sanskrit language means 'pot or pitcher'. Mela means 'festival'.

Kumbh Mela-Ujjain-2016

Ujjain is one of the four places where Kumbh Mela is held after every 12 years at sacred River Shipra, when the Sun is in the zodiac Aries and the Jupiter is in the zodiac Leo. Millions of devotees take dips, worship and attend the religious ceremony of Kumbh Mela to attain libration from the vicious cycle of birth-death-rebirth.

About Ujjain

Mahakaleshwar Temple: This is the most significant shrine in Ujjain as it is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas, dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is believed to be the only Jyotirling where the Shivling looks towards the south. That is why it is also called as Dakshinmukhi or the south looking ling.

Welcome to Mystical Journeys (India) Pvt. Ltd. The Kumbhmela is a place of worship for devotees of the Hindu religion

Holy Dip Dates

The highlight for most pilgrims during a Kumbhmela festival is the observance of a holy bath

How to reach Ujjain

You can reach holy city of Ujjain a city of Madhya Pradesh state in central India: By Flight , By Train , By Road

Astrological Significance

Kumbh in Ujjain is held when a rare configuration of planets takes place which happens once in 12 years.

Universal Way of Life for living entities A Brief History

"Fear not what is not real, never was and never will be.
What is real, always was and cannot be destroyed."
Bhagavad Gita